International Urban Photography Summer School

Designed for photographers, artists and researchers whose work address notions of urban space and culture, the international Urban Photography Summer School provides a highly intensive two-week practical and theoretical training in key aspects of urban visual practice and research. The course aims to offer participants a wide range of relevant skills resulting in the production … More International Urban Photography Summer School

Mikhail Karikis: Visual Storytelling, Participatory Performance, and Sonic Logic by Meredith Lawder

In March 2017, Whitechapel Gallery hosted a workshop-roundtable discussion with artist Mikhail Karikis and Whitechapel’s head of education and public programmes, Sofia Victorino. Organized by Dr. Rebecca Coleman, the workshop offered a glimpse into the process behind Karikis’s latest work, “Ain’t Go No Fear,” which is currently on display at the gallery. The ten-minute video … More Mikhail Karikis: Visual Storytelling, Participatory Performance, and Sonic Logic by Meredith Lawder

Sabela’s Prophesy: Brexit and The View of Spanish Migrants in London by Nacho Piqueras

  On the 10th of March of 2016 Sabela described her emotional ties to London through a photograph she made for my project on the experience of Spanish migrants.   Sabela: ‘this picture was taken in Heathrow right after collecting our suitcases ( ) this ‘giant welcome’ is how I felt about London and about … More Sabela’s Prophesy: Brexit and The View of Spanish Migrants in London by Nacho Piqueras